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Two men arrested after shots fired at house in Cork

The incident happened on Monday evening.


GARDAI IN CORK have arested two men in relation to the discharge of a firearm in Mayfield, Co Cork on Monday. 

Shortly before 8pm on Monday, Gardai recieved a report of shots being fired at house in Ard Bhaile, Mayfield. Two cars in the housing estate were damaged but there were no reports of any other injuries. 

A preliminary investigation was carried out following the incident and two men, aged in their late teens and early 20s, were arrested during an operation involving Mayfield Detective Branch along with members of Cork City ASU, Gurranabraher Detective Branch & Uniform Personnel today. 

Both men are currently detained at Mayfield Garda Station under Section 30 of the Offences against the State Act, 1939.

Investigations are ongoing. 

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